This is the only Australian degree in this field and benchmarks against the leading institutes globally.
Textile Designers represent a creative force that have the opportunity to build careers in a vast array of industries and fields including Fashion, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Product Design and as artisans and craft-makers.
Some of the global companies that have employed our graduates include:
In this program you will focus on:
Through engaging studio based and interactive classes you will also develop communication, business and computer-aided textile design, knowledge and capabilities.
Each year Textile Design graduating students showcase their work in a high profile exhibition to the broader industries that may employ them. Many students participate in exhibitions and award opportunities throughout the program. Students participate in competitions such as the Australasian Graduate of the Year Awards and have either won or been placed as finalists in recent years, such as,
Textile Design continues to achieve a high level of success at the Victorian and Tasmania Graduate of the Year Awards, taking out the top three places in the Fashion and Textile category over the past few years.
In this practical, hands-on, studio-based program you will study with experienced lecturers who are connected with major industry bodies such as the Design Institute of Australia.
Students will have the opportunity to work on ’real-world’ briefs with Australian and international design companies such as Ladelle, Dryen Australia and Country Road.
You may also study abroad for 1 or 2 semesters at an RMIT-affiliated institution
You will study:
You will specialise and develop your key skills in surface pattern design (print) or constructed textiles (knit and weave), and:
You will participate in:
In Australia each institution has its own application procedures and admission requirements so il would be better to contact your chosen university for an application form. To study here you'll need to apply for both admission to an institution and also for a student visa from the Australian Government so it's necessery to carefully check student visa information on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
Entry requirements can include: the academic requirements, evidence of funds to support your study and overseas student health cover. The academic requirements you need to study in Australia depend on the level of education you want to study. Indeed, in some cases, you may need to present your results of an English language test.
You can choose up to six courses in your application. Each university you've applied to consider your application separately. This means that you may receive an offer from each course that you include in your application.
As a new Higher Education student at RMIT, you need to register in person at RMIT’s Melbourne campus before you can enrol and start studies at RMIT.
Please note BP032P04 Bachelor of Nursing Students (entry to 2nd or 3rd year) should attend the Vocational Education Registration and Briefing.
At Registration you will:
You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification).
Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL.